|Sandinistas in SF - Mary Ellen Churchill|
Alejandro Murguia, who fought in the 1978 Sandinista Revolution in Nicaragua, describes the role San Francisco played in the uprising.
Keywords: Sandinistas; Nicaragua; Bernal Heights
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|11 Ten Years--Gaceta Sandinista - Shaping San Francisco|
Excerpted from Alejandro Murguia's essay "Poetry and Solidarity in the Mission" in the book "Ten Years That Shook the City: San Francisco 1968-78," edited by Chris Carlsson and published by City Lights Foundation.
Keywords: Sandinistas; newspapers; Gaceta Sandinista; Mission
|Ten Years 1: Alejandro Murguia Nicaraguan Consulate - Shaping San Francisco|
From the book "Ten Years that Shook the City: San Francisco 1968-78" author Alejandro Murguia reads an excerpt describing the weekly occupations of the Nicaraguan consulate in the Flood Building in the late 1970s.
Keywords: Nicaragua; Sandinistas; consulate; Flood Building
|Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz on 1970s Solidarity Movements in SF - Chris Carlsson|
Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz interviewed by Chris Carlsson July 6, 1999, on 1970s Central American Solidarity Movements in San Francisco, their influence on and from the growing gay movement in the city.
Keywords: Sandinistas; San Francisco; Gay Movement
|Political hospitality and tourism : Cuba and Nicaragua - Hollander, Paul, 1932-|
Details Castros and the Sandinistas use of foreign visitors for political purposes.
Keywords: communism; Cuba; Nicaragua; Sandinistas; Cold War; tourism
|16 Ten Years--Roberto Vargas reading My World Incomplete/To Complete My World - Shaping San Francisco|
Mission District legend Roberto Vargas reads his epic poem "My World Incomplete/To Complete My World" which traces the Sandinista movement in the Mission in the 1970s. It is from the book "Ten Years That Shook the City: San Francisco 1968-78" edited by Chris Carlsson and published by City Lights Foundation, 2011.
Keywords: Mission; Sandinistas; FSLN; Nicaragua; Roberto Vargas
|Stories From Nicaragua: A six-part series - Micah Sewell|
Field recordings from El Sontule, Nicaragua mixed with music and narration tell the story of the Acuna Family and Nicaragua's history since the 1960s. In Part 1, after an overview of Nicaraguan history and some gratuitous Clash music, Lucia describes her childhood and the tense days leading up to the Revolution of 1979. In Part 2, Lucia recaps her community's journey through the 1970s, remembering when they first realized that their government was failing them...
Keywords: Nicaragua; podcast; revolution; sandinistas; history; interviews; Sontule; Somoza; communism
|Noam Chomsky - 1989-01-24 - A Chomsky interview on US Policy in Central America, Israel, etc.|
Noam Chomsky appeared on a Radio Show in Portland, Oregon on January 24th, 1989. He took questions from callers and the host.
Keywords: George Herbert Walker Bush; Chomsky; Portland; Nicaragua; Israel; Contras; Panama; Sandinistas
|Ten Years: Los Siete, Sandinistas, Mujeres Muralistas - Shaping San Francisco|
A discussion of Missoin District politics in the 1970s based on three contributions to the anthology "Ten Years That Shook the City: San Francisco 1968-78," featuring edtiro Chris Carlsson, and authors Alejandro Murguia, Patricia Rodriguez, and Dr. Jason Ferreira.
Keywords: Mission; Sandinistas; Murals; Mujeres Muralistas; Los Siete; Black Panthers; Third Worldism
|People United - July 22, 2011 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features a conversation broadcast live in the KOOP Studio about the work of the Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador as well as about political developments in the country itself with Matthew Gossage, who just returned from a CISPES delegation in El Salvador in 2011, and Alice Embree, who became involved with CISPES during the Salvadoran civil war and later served as a CISPES delegate and election observer in El Salvador in 2009...
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Matthew Gossage; Matt Gossage; Alice Embree; Lisa Fuller; El Salvador; Committee in Solidarity with the People in El Salvador; CISPES; US foreign policy; peace movement; anti-imperialist movement; solidarity; Third World; Global South; colonialism; neocolonialism; neoliberalism; free trade; Central American Free Trade Agreement; CAFTA; North American Free Trade Agreement; NAFTA; fair trade; liberation movements; Farabundo Marti; Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front; FMLN; Christian Democrats; Salvadoran military; death squads; School of the Americas; Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperaton; WHINSEC; Nationalist Republican Alliance; ARENA; Roberto D'Aubisson; Oscar Romero; Salvadoran civil war; Salvadoran peace accords; Chapultepec Peace Accords; Cold War; Reagan Doctrine; Monroe Doctrine; US military aid; low-intensity conflict; Chile; Salvador Allende; Popular Unity; Venezuela; Hugo Chavez; Honduras; Manuel Zelaya; coup; Wilfredo Berrios; Nicaragua; Somoza; Sandinistas; Sandinista National Liberation Front; FSLN; Contra War; Contra Aid; Boland Amendment; Iran-Contra scandal; US embargo; Violetta Chamorro; election interference; democratic sovereignty; FMLN presidential victory; Mauricio Funes; Vietnam War; anti-war movement; domestic opposition; Gold Belt; transnational corporations; multinational corporations; Pacific Rim; British Columbia; Canada; Cayman Islands; Reno NV; proposed mining ban; immigration; immigrant rights; immigrant justice; political climate; history; current events; struggle